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Because We Care

I lost my teeth, I lost my hair, I lost my mind, but you don’t care. ~ James Taylor, Valentine’s Day

Or do we?  I keep looking for those progressives who claim to place faith in science, yet who almost never show up when scientific facts slap them in the face.

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From Where I Sit

Gun Violence in America. Is There a Solution in Sight?

Without question one of the most controversial and divisive issues in our country today is gun control. Conversations, debates, and arguments on the back of gun violence in this country seem to be an all to frequent occurrence anymore. 522 more words

Gun Control

A Revisit "Atypical 60's Open Letter To Society" Our Gun Laws Need to be Changed!

America. I do love her, but she’s GOT to wake up! YESTERDAY!

Sure, we have our freedom and we are lucky suns of bitches to have that.   2,066 more words

Catherine reblogged this on Atypical 60 and commented:

Hey all, I've lost something and I'm looking to find it. It's my sense of humor! I've looked under the bed. And under the sofas. And in the garage. And in all the cabinets and the pantry. And in the backyard. It's slowly coming back but I need a break to really hone in on it. And YES. I'm reglogging THIS for the second time. I think some bastid with a gun shot my sense of humor with his or her sawed off rifle or with a Saturday Night Special. Either way, I gots ta heal before I can crack a funny...and this gun crap is no laughing matter. If you can, feel free to share, yet again. The gun violence in our country is just not ending! XOXOXO!!!

The NRA Will Lose Its Sh*t Over This Twitter Feed That Shows All US Gun Violence In Real Time (TWEETS)


The NRA has very specific talking points when it comes to gun violence. Their goal is to desensitize the public to the issue by turning it into something only inner city black people and a handful of people victimized by “mentally ill” mass shooters have to deal with. 450 more words

U.S. Politics

The Gun Control Debate...When Prayer Is Not Enough

The most recent mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon has sparked again the heated national discussion in the U.S. over gun control. This debate has become sadly predictable. 1,668 more words

Rejection: The Root of Gun Violence?

Rejection is the most powerful human emotion. Without a doubt, it is a universal experience that, it’s safe to say, everyone hopes to avoid. Personally, I believe everyone has a deep desire to be accepted. 722 more words

Self Help

11 facts about gun violence in the United States


33,636 Americans died of injuries caused by guns in 2013. Here’s what we know about what’s behind that problem, and about the effects of guns on society more broadly. 117 more words
U.S. Politics